It turns out that an eerie type of chaos can lurk just behind a façade of order...– Douglas Hofstadter (via kateoplis)
thedailywhat: In Case You Missed It of the Day: Justin Timberlake joins Jimmy Fallon and The Roots to perform an epic tribute to the history of rap. International readers: If the video doesn’t play, click here for a YouTube rip (that may not be up for long). [lnwjf.] EPIC
Heaven’s not a place that you go when you die, it’s that moment in life that you...– The Spill Canvas (via monochromemedia)
I wonder how different the World would be if...
seltzerlizard: I’d be a million feet tall. I’d be wearing a luxurious purple velvet smoking jacket with a faux leopardskin ascot, a fez that contained eighteen different nightclubs, two libraries, an airport, and forty coffee-shops. My glasses would be stylish and a fully functioning aquarium with handicap access. I would rent out space on my shoulders for solar energy stations and terraced...
onlinejournals: I applied for a job. I wrote a cover letter stating my interest and related experience. I stared at the letter for a long time and wondered what else would be relevant to include. I wrote a post-script that said, “I have crippling anxiety that keeps me awake at night.” I struck that line and instead wrote, “I would love to work with you and you can count on me.” I got the job and...
I am, each day, typing out the God my typewriter believes in. Very quick....– Frenzy, Anne Sexton (via leprintemps)
Iron, Jane Cooper (for 9/25)
poetry365: Every morning I wake with blood on my pillow and the taste of fresh blood like iron against my tongue. They say my gums are inflamed and the bleeding will cease at first frost— Each morning the sun wakes me. I think some nerve is exposed— it is only August— or a fine skin was peeled off the night you were killed. Conversations at breakfast have the stripped truth of...
Life beats down and crushes the soul, and art reminds you that you have one.– Stella Adler (via monochromemedia)
Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that...– Albert Einstein (via reluctantbuddha)